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Budget

The department presents its budget as a Portfolio Budget Statement (PBS). This provides information to Parliament on the department’s proposed allocation of resources for the coming year. The PBS details financial arrangements, allots expenditure against individual activities and describes how these activities contribute to the government's priorities.

Portfolio Budget Statement 2015–16

Full document

DocumentPages File typeFile size
Portfolio Budget Statements 2015–16 223 PDF2.5 MB
Portfolio Budget Statements 2015–16 223 Word 5.8 MB

Individual chapters

DocumentPages File typeFile size
Department of Agriculture73 PDF1.3 MB
Department of Agriculture73 Word 2.8 MB
Australian Grape and Wine Authority16 PDF 569 KB
Australian Grape and Wine Authority16 Word 507 KB
Cotton Research and Development Corporation16 PDF 562 KB
Cotton Research and Development Corporation16 Word 521 KB
Fisheries Research and Development Corporation19 PDF676 KB
Fisheries Research and Development Corporation19 Word 637 KB
Grains Research and Development Corporation18 PDF 598 KB
Grains Research and Development Corporation18 Word 601 KB
Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation18 PDF 155 KB
Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation18 Word 539 KB
Australian Fisheries Management Authority22 PDF725 KB
Australian Fisheries Management Authority22 Word 198 KB
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority15 PDF618 KB
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority15 Word146 KB
Portfolio Glossary7 PDF 373 KB
Portfolio Glossary7 Word 106 KB

From the Minister for Aquiculture, the Hon. Barnaby Joyce MP

Media release: Helping Australian farmers prepare for and manage drought
Media release: Responsible investment to secure better returns for all Australians

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Drought and rural assistance

Previous budgets

See Previous budgets​ for older Portfolio Budget Statements.

Last reviewed:
12 Aug 2015